An upright shrub to 1m or more tall with hairy stems. Leaves in clusters, to 1 cm or so long,more or less linear, needle-shaped. Flower clusters smoky blue-mauve heads in great profusion at the tips of the branches, weighing the branches down; late winter to early spring.
S Africa (SW Cape)
Source: (2002). Globulariaceae. In: . Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 4. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 3. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.